Practice Innovations in Opioid Management is a statewide initiative that gives incentives to providers to obtain their DEA X waiver required to prescribe MAT. The project also delivers Sound Team Training to practices, giving them knowledge and tools to adopt a comprehensive MAT program through ongoing practice support and facilitation.

Colorado Drug Overdose Increases from 2002-2014

Expanding Access to Medication Assisted Treatment for Opioid Use Disorder Across Colorado

804 completed waiver training
597 also applied for DEA X waiver

110 practices have participated in the team training

6870 more patients can receive MAT
250+ new patients already getting MAT

Practice Innovations in Opioid Management is generously funded by the Office of Behavioral Health through their Colorado State Targeted Response award.

Resources Offered by Practice Innovations in Opioid Management

Onsite Practice Facilitation and Coaching

Buprenorphine Waiver Training for Prescribers

Access to MATerials